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digital talent

As New Zealand’s specialist recruitment agency for digital marketing, e-commerce, creative, and digital media jobs, we spend all day meeting and assessing digital talent. Our candidates are looking for permanent, contract, and temporary roles and are from a variety of digital disciplines including:

Digital Marketing, E-Commerce, Digital Media Planning & Buying, Ad Operations & Programmatic, Insights & Analytics, Sales & Business Development, Creative, and Customer Success.

These profiles represent a sample of excellent candidates we have met recently. Please get in touch for more details on the candidates, to discuss a vacancy, or to have a chat about any other area of digital recruitment.

Candidate Specialism
Candidate Specialism
CANDIDATE: Performance Specialist (Search / Social / Programmatic)
$90,000 - $95,000 per year
8 Weeks
ID 13276714

They currently work at a large media agency in Auckland, where they’ve gained strong experience in digital activation and planning across social, search and programmatic. They have targeted NZ and Australian audiences and worked with clients in a wide range of verticals, including FMCG, automotive, events, and sports. They partner closely with clients, developing strong relationships of trust, and providing accurate campaign reports. Their previous experience is with other NZ-based agencies, in digital campaign management roles. Their digital toolkit includes Google Analytics, DV360, The Trade Desk, Google Ads, Google Shopping Ads, Google Display Network, YouTube, Meta Business Manager, Meta Ads Manager, LinkedIn, TikTok Ads Manager, Snapchat Ads Manager, and Pinterest. This candidate is now working with Campfire to find a new role and is available at 8 weeks’ notice. They are looking for a remuneration level of $90,000 – $95,000 per annum.

CANDIDATE: Marketing Automation Coordinator
$75,000 - $80,000
4 Weeks
ID 10527619

In their current role at a learning institution, they focus on improving website performance and enhancing engagement on social media pages. They set up a new website, using Hubspot for CRM and the website platform. They did all the HubSpot training, got certified, and set up the marketing automation workflows for potential customers who expressed interest in courses. They got a red-hot 50% conversion rate from these workflows, wow! Additionally, they manage digital marketing campaigns for a wide range of businesses under the institution’s umbrella. This candidate is accustomed to juggling projects across SEO, CRM, and social media. Concerning SEO, they optimise web content and provide SEO suggestions for other websites. They manage six social media accounts, implementing a mix of organic and paid campaigns regularly.  They have a profound passion for data and devote a considerable amount of time to assessing performance in Google Analytics. Moreover, they ensure the correct setup of UTM tracking and conversion points at the beginning of campaigns to ensure smooth campaign reporting and analysis. Finally, they are the go-to person for digital matters in their team and possess a can-do positive attitude towards taking on projects and delivering excellent results. They are seeking a role where they can continue their technical development, adding value with their knowledge while also learning new channels. Their digital toolkit includes Meta, Mailchimp, HubSpot, Google Analytics, Google Tag Manager, Shopify, and WordPress. This candidate is now working with Campfire to find a new role and is available at 4 weeks’ notice. They are looking for a remuneration level of $75,000 – $80,000.

CANDIDATE: Digital Graphic Designer
$50 p/h or $85,000 - $95,000 p/a
Immediately
ID 5346700

In their most recent role at a well-known, full-service agency, they focused on video content and were responsible for creating, editing, and distributing video content for use across all platforms. Additionally, they created other digital assets such as HTML banners and website designs. Before this, they worked at another well-known agency to design print & digital assets (including animation) for social media, websites, and apps. Their digital toolkit includes the Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, Animate, InDesign, After Effects, Premiere Pro), 3D design tools such as Cinema 4D & Blender, and email platforms including Mailchimp, and HubSpot. This candidate is now working with Campfire to find a new role and is available at 4 weeks’ notice. They are looking for a remuneration level of $85,000 – $95,000 per annum.

CANDIDATE: Marketing Account Manager
$80,000 - $85,000 per annum
6 Weeks
ID 13010737

They’re currently working at a UK-based agency that specializes in marketing & web design/build. Their role is basically a Suit, and a lot of their work is centred around one client – a major credit card brand. They work with varied stakeholders within the client and oversee all sorts of campaigns including email, video, OOH, activations, and events. They’ve also worked with other clients in the job, including well-known international brands, and have overseen digital marketing campaigns such as targeted banner ads, YouTube adverts, and regional-specific digital radio adverts. In addition to this, they’ve worked with various small businesses, developing brands, managing website builds, and producing a wide range of digital & physical marketing collateral. Their previous UK experience includes working at a major brand in London where they managed D2C e-commerce sites. This candidate is a real WEAPON and brings excellent commercial knowledge, communication and relationship-building skills, with meticulous attention to detail; all developed while working in fast-paced environments. They have visited NZ before, and with a Kiwi partner, they are ready to move back to NZ as soon as they secure a good job in Wellington. They can be here in 6 weeks.  This candidate is now working with Campfire to find a new role and is looking for a remuneration level of $80,000 – $85,000 per annum. They need to work at an accredited employer.

CANDIDATE: Communications Specialist and Content Writer
$90,000 - $120,000 per annum
Immediately
ID 11776446

They’re an expert in writing clear, compelling content targeted at specific audiences, across multiple digital and traditional channels. They have proven skills in working with marketing agencies, in-house design studios, photographers and film companies on campaign development and production. They have experience interviewing appropriate stakeholders to write targeted, effective copy. This candidate is now working with Campfire to find a new role and is available immediately. They are looking for a remuneration level of $90,000 – $120,000 per annum.

CANDIDATE: Digital Marketing Manager
$100,000 - $110,000 per annum
4 Weeks
ID 5348726

With agency and client-side experience across digital marketing and e-commerce, this Waikato/Hamilton-based candidate is a real weapon! They currently work at a digital marketing agency where they manage clients and projects across search (paid and organic), social (paid and organic), and marketing automation. They communicate with clients and also personally run digital marketing campaigns for key accounts. Previously to this, the candidate worked for over 3 years as a Digital & E-Commerce Specialist at a mid-size retail brand. They managed the e-commerce website, and had full control over the layout, merchandising, and online customer experience.  They ran all the digital marketing campaigns across Google (Search, Shopping), re-marketing, email marketing, and social media. Before this, they worked in website management and communications roles. Their digital toolkit includes Google Ads (Text based), Shopping Ads, Google Display Network, SEM Rush, Meta Business Manager, Meta Ads Manager, LinkedIn, TikTok Ads Manager, Snapchat Ads Manager, and Mailchimp. This candidate is now working with Campfire to find a new role and is available At 4 weeks’ notice. They are looking for a remuneration level of $100,000 – $110,000 per annum.

CANDIDATE: Marketing Manager
$100,000 - $110,000 per annum
4 Weeks
ID 13230266

Their expertise in narrative crafting and goal alignment promises to propel your business to new heights. Their digital toolkit includes Meta Ads Manager, TikTok Ads Manager, Google AdWords, LinkedIn Ad Manager, GA, GA4, Google Tag Manager (basic), Active Campaign, Mailchimp, and Pipedrive. This candidate is now working with Campfire to find a new role and is available at 4 weeks’ notice. They are looking for a remuneration level of $100,000 – $110,000 per annum.

CANDIDATE: Programmatic Business Director
$110,000 - $130,000 per annum
Immediately
ID 8012419

This candidate brings senior implementation and strategy across programmatic and paid social from over six years in a leading media agency. In their current role as Programmatic Business Director, they manage a team of four programmatic and social specialists. Although they’re highly strategic in this role, they’re never afraid to get their hands dirty and contribute significantly on the tools. This role is client-facing, in which this candidate excels with their professional and outgoing personality. Their digital toolkit includes Media Buying & Digital Planning, DV360, TTD, Meta, TikTok, Hivestack, CM360, Google Ads, Data Analysis & Excel Reporting, Programmatic Supply Path Optimisation, Commercial Acumen, and A/B Testing. This candidate is now working with Campfire to find a new role and is available at 4 weeks’ notice. They are looking for a remuneration level of $110,000 – $130,000 per annum.

CANDIDATE: Social & Content Executive
$60,000 - $70,000 per annum
Immediately
ID 13193687

This candidate brings a wealth of experience, from journalistic prowess to social media mastery. In their recent role as a Social & Content Executive at a travel brand, they showcased expert copywriting skills and a keen eye for data-driven decision-making. Their journey includes crafting engaging content for websites, leading environmental initiatives, and providing stellar customer service. With a background in Environmental Sustainability, Ancient & Medieval History, and a TEFL certification, they offer a unique blend of expertise and adaptability. They’re now ready to jump into their next role, where they are destined to make an impact. Their digital toolkit includes Google Analytics, Canva, HTML, CSS, Figma, CMS, and Hotjar. This candidate is now working with Campfire to find a new role and is available Immediately. They are looking for a remuneration level of $60,000 – $70,000 per annum.

CANDIDATE: Graphic Designer & Digital Project Manager
$80,000 - $90,000 per annum
Immediately
ID 13159743

This candidate has over seven years of experience spanning graphic/digital design and project management. They’ve successfully transitioned from print to digital, working with a range of clients in different verticals on digital delivery across a range of channels. While at a prominent agency, they worked with 40+ clients, managing projects from inception to delivery. Before this, they were on the tools, creating digital assets for online marketing campaigns. They’re experienced in designing for EDMs, social media campaigns, and web. Their digital toolkit includes Adobe Creative Suite, Invision, Web Flow, WordPress, Jira, Slack, Miro, HubSpot, Monday.com, and Figma. This candidate is now working with Campfire to find a new role and is available immediately. They are looking for a remuneration level of $80,000 – $90,000 per annum.

CANDIDATE: Client Service Director
$200,000 - $220,000 per annum
4 Weeks
ID 6927655

This candidate is a seasoned business manager with over 25 years of experience across various industries, including retail, hospitality, financial services, and e-commerce. With a Bachelor of Commerce degree and a Google Analytics certification, this candidate combines their expertise in business analysis, financial management, and digital marketing to drive growth and profitability for their clients. In their current role as Director of Client Services at a leading digital marketing agency, they lead consulting teams in delivering e-business strategies and online marketing solutions. They excel in developing and refining digital marketing strategies tailored to align with client’s overall business objectives. Their key responsibilities include managing client relationships, guiding programme execution, and optimising financial performance. Under their leadership, they successfully grew client accounts, mitigated client churn, and upsold customers into additional services, contributing to agency efficiency and profitability. Before their current role, they served as a Senior Manager at a prominent company, where they led marketing, sales, and e-commerce efforts. Their achievements include developing strategic plans for business growth, negotiating key deals with hotel and tour operator partners, and restructuring the reservations department to improve performance and increase conversions. With a track record of implementing successful strategies and driving results, this candidate is an invaluable asset in helping companies achieve their sales and marketing objectives, they are a real unicorn in their area and will be an invaluable asset to any company. This candidate is now working with Campfire to find a new role and is available at 4 weeks’ notice. They are looking for a remuneration level of $200,000 – $220,000 per annum.

CANDIDATE: Brand/ Product Manager
$90,000 - $100,000 per annum
4 Weeks
ID 13241627

With a perfect blend of artistry and analytical prowess, this candidate drives success through strategic product management and captivating marketing initiatives. In their current role at a marketing agency, they spearheaded diverse projects across finance, tourism, and dental/ medical industries, excelling in rebranding, EDM campaigns, and web design. Their achievements include elevating product sales, managing global brands, and orchestrating successful product launches. With a background steeped in graphic design, and marketing, and extensive experience in B2B environments, they offer a holistic approach to driving business growth. This candidate is the dynamic leader you’ve been searching for! Their digital toolkit includes MYOB, Pronto, Soho CRM, Microsoft Office Suite, Focus, Google Ads, Mailchimp, Shopify, and Adobe Creative Suite. This candidate is now working with Campfire to find a new role and is available at 4 weeks’ notice. They are looking for a remuneration level of $90,000 – $100,000 per annum.

CANDIDATE: Performance Specialist
$80,000 - $90,000 per annum
Immediately
ID 6244974

This candidate is a SEM & Digital Marketing Specialist with a proven track record of success. In their previous role at a prominent agency, they optimised paid search campaigns, and slashed CPAs by up to 65% for multiple leading brands. They have also gained experience in Amazon PPC advertising, as well. Their strategic prowess extends to website rebuilding, lead generation funnels, and SEO optimisation. With a Master’s in Applied Management and a Bachelor’s in Industrial Engineering, they bring a unique blend of analytical acumen and creative flair to the table. From e-commerce to affiliate marketing, their diverse experience ensures unparalleled results.  Their digital toolkit includes AdWords, SA360, Display YouTube, Social, and Google Shopping. This candidate is now working with Campfire to find a new role and is available immediately. They are looking for a remuneration level of $80,000 – $90,000 per annum.

CANDIDATE: Marketing Automation Campaign Manager
$85,000 - $95,000 per annum
4 Weeks
ID 13210759

This candidate is a technically strong email marketing specialist, who has experience working with large data sets and setting up detailed email flows that improve customer engagement. They currently work at prominent business, with their main client being a national business. They ensure that the workflows are built robustly and target the correct customers, using Adobe Campaign Manager. They build the content using HTML & JavaScript while working closely with the client’s team to identify the specifics of the campaign and the estimated reach. They enjoy the technical intricacies of the role but are now looking for a role with more of a creative aspect. They have further experience in email marketing working for a large retail group, but this role was more generalist and saw them covering paid search and social channels too. They have a strong foundation in digital marketing, with good technical knowledge and understanding of how marketing automation plays a part in a wider digital strategy. Their digital toolkit includes Adobe Campaign Manager, Mailchimp, Sharpspring, Google Analytics, HTML, and JavaScript. This candidate is now working with Campfire to find a new role and is available at 4 weeks’ notice. They are looking for a remuneration level of $85,000 – $95,000 per annum.

CANDIDATE: Marketing Director
$90 per hour
Immediately
ID 13233520

This candidate is a results-driven digital marketing freelancer with extensive experience in strategising, implementing, and optimising digital marketing campaigns. Specialising in Google Ads, they have a proven track record of driving significant ROI and revenue growth for diverse clients across various industries. Has a passion for diving into the deep end of projects and improving processes, is extremely results-focused and has a track record of improving businesses’ digital marketing strategies. Their digital toolkit includes DV360, SA360, GA4, Google Ads, and TikTok. This candidate is now working with Campfire to find a new role and is available in the coming weeks. They are looking for an hourly rate of $90 per hour and a maximum of 25 hours per week.

CANDIDATE: Graphic Designer
$100+ per hour
Immediately
ID 13089281

This candidate is a graphic design superstar! For over 13 years they’ve been delivering quality graphic design results to their clients. They have proven expertise in creative processes, software, print, project and account management. They have experience working on a range of products, including logo design, full branding, advertising campaigns, and publications such as magazines and reports. This candidate has worked on some awesome projects and has a vibrant personality. This candidate is now working with Campfire to find a new freelance/contract role and is available immediately. They are looking for an hourly rate between $100-$140.

CANDIDATE: Graphic Designer/ Digital Marketer
$40 - $50 per hour
Immediately
ID 8715277

This candidate has excellent communication and organization skills. In their most recent role, they have been working as a Marketing and Website Manager in the Interior space. Their expertise includes advertising design, content creation, brand identity, illustration, video editing, social media and animation. They are available on a part-time basis- maximum 20 hours per week. They have worked in-house as well as freelancing and can hit the ground running. Their digital toolkit includes Adobe Creative Suite: Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Premiere, After Effects, and WordPress. This candidate is now working with Campfire to find a new role and is available in the next few weeks. They are looking for an hourly rate of $40-$50

CANDIDATE: Senior Designer
$100,000 - $110,000 per annum
4 Weeks
ID 13158627

This candidate is a dynamic Senior Designer with a knack for digital and print design. Currently excelling as Senior Designer, they oversee a team of four designers at a prominent design firm. With a robust background spanning global agencies and voluntary roles, their prior experience includes leading the digitisation of a significant cultural project and crafting comprehensive brand guidelines for a major event. Their passion for inclusive design and strategic brand development is unparalleled. Their digital toolkit includes Adobe CC, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, After Effects, Microsoft Office, PowerPoint, Mailchimp, Lightroom, Adobe XD, Figma, WordPress, WIX/ Squarespace, and basic HTML. This candidate is now working with Campfire to find a new role and is available at 4 weeks’ notice. They are looking for a remuneration level of $100,000 – $110,000 per annum.